Joe Blaine Alexander
April 7, 1928 – September 22, 2019
Joe B. Alexander 91 of Statesville passed away September 22, 2019 at Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro NC.
He was born to the late Jones and Ester Alexander on April 7, 1928. He is predeceased by his loving wife of 62 years, Helen Shook Alexander. Mr. Alexander was a loving, Christian man who enjoyed spending time with his family. Early in life Mr. Alexander served his county in the U.S. Coast guard on the ship the “Frying Pan” Lightship.
Survivors include his son, Eric Alexander and wife LaDonna of Statesville; a daughter, Cynthia Strauss and husband Sterling of Jamestown, NC; grandchildren, Devin and Kyle Alexander of Statesville; and great grandchildren Kaylin and Lahna Alexander also of Statesville.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday September 25th from 6-8 pm at Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home. A Funeral service will be held on Thursday September 26th at 10:30am in the chapel of Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Sharon Lutheran Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Purple Heart Homes P.O. Box 5535 Statesville, NC 28677.
Condolences to the family of Mr. Alexander can be made at www. bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com.
Bunch Johnson Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Alexander.
Purple Heart Homes
P. O. Box 5535, Statesville, NC 28687
- Receiving of Friends Wednesday, September 25, 2019
- Funeral Service Thursday, September 26, 2019
- Interment Thursday, September 26, 2019